The emergency department is located on the main floor and can be accessed through the rear entrance. It is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
If you need help immediately, call 911.
To access the mental health mobile crisis team call 902-429-8167 or toll-free at 1-888-429-8167. This is a 24 hour, seven days a week phone service to help you or your loved one cope with mental health and addiction challenges in the moment
Clinics and Services
View the list of NSHA programs and services
Visitors are welcome throughout the day based on patient needs and preferences. Family and friends may bring food to a patient but should confirm with nursing staff that it does not conflict with any food restrictions.
North Cumberland Memorial Hospital rooms are for short term patients. They are private rooms and have no fees.
TV and Phone in Your Room
TV and phones are available at no cost.
During your stay at the hospital, you will receive breakfast, lunch and supper daily. Meals are prepared off-site and offer a full range of food services to inpatients.
Spiritual Spaces and Quiet Rooms
There is a family room onsite.
North Cumberland Memorial Hospital is located in Pugwash, Nova Scotia. It provides a variety of health services, including emergency care, to the communities of Pugwash, Wallace, Malagash, Port Howe and surrounding areas.